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“You know, it's strange to get called out by the mother of civil rights...”
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"You destroyed our hopes and our dreams and our love, but you didn't remove the man."
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“He was living with his inner struggles, and put those aside for everybody else.”
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“I feel like he’s not looked at as a hero because his wounds weren’t immediate and they weren’t physical.”
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Celebrating Chicago

Stories from the StoryCorps Chicago recording booth, which is closing its doors after almost a decade of wonderful interviews.

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Happy Pride!

In honor of Pride Month, listen to stories of trailblazing LGBTQ elders in our new story collection.